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next month. >> new this morning pope francis officially began his ministry at an installation mass this morning in st. peter's square. the pope took a long ground about for st. peter's square, getting out of his jeep to bless a disabled man. civil protection crews closed the main streets leading to the square to traffic and set up barricades for nearly a mile along the route to try to control the masses and allow official delegations through. >> some 1 million people were expected to attend today's ceremony in rome vatican city. >> a new poll is shedding light on how american catholics about pope francis in catholic doctrine. this see in in orc international survey found 80 percent of american catholics approve of this election as pope. it also found, three-quarters of american catholics say they are more likely to follow their own conscience on difficult moral questions than the teachings of the pope. nine intent want stricter policies toward sexual abuse committed by a priest. nearly three- quarters say st. francis to allow catholics use birth control. 64 percent said the pope sh
. >>> tens of thousands of catholics packed st. peter's square to hear pope francis deliver his first prayer today. they cheered as he appeared at the window of the apartment before giving the traditional blessing. he also held mass earlier in the day. in a rare move for a pope, he spontaneously walked out from vatican territory to cheer -- greet well-wishers outside the gate. and the official mass to inaugurate pope francis takes place tuesday at the vatican. you can watch the entire installation live our 247 bay area news channel starting at 1:30 a.m. on comcast channel 193 we can stream it live on kron4 .com. >> where wrapping up a beautiful weekend weatherwise we have lots of sun and some high clouds and temperatures that made it into the sixties and seventies on saturday couple of locations almost 80 degrees but we are going to watch things cool down as we have a weather system coming our way. there are san francisco we have mostly clear skies for tonight but expect a few clouds to drift into the bay overnight tonight into the north bay valley and we start out monday, will be a mixture
being installed. pope francis wore the same simple iron cross he wore as a cardinal. as he continues to set a new tone at the vatican. elizabeth corridan has the story. >> reporter: pope francis rolled into st. peter's square tuesday morning where a crowd of thousands gathered under sunny skies to witness his inaugural mass. he did not ride in the traditional pope mobile, opting instead for an open- air vehicle that allowed him direct contact with the faithful. he kissed babies and even got out of his s-u-v to bless a disabled man. jhorsn) >> reporter: following ceremonies inside st. peter's basilica, pope francis processed outdoors where he was inaugurated bishop of rome. the newly-elected pontiff accepted a lamb's wool shawl.a symbol of his role as "the good shepherd" and the fisherman's ring, representing his duty to spread the gospel. pope francis delivered his first homily in italian, asking followers to assume the role of protectors. >> we are all protectors of protectors of one another, of the environment. let us not allow signs of destruction and death accompany our journey o
's square for pope francis inaugural mass. more on the ceremony and symbolism. >> off we have rain working to the bay area that is part of our forecast for later this afternoon. expect to see showers hitting your neighborhood just a bit. but first george is tracking as a major hot spots. >> live in the traffic center with george. the back up is growing here it is unbelievable how long it is. >> if there are multiple vehicles involved in this accident. drive times over an hour and a half. for westbound highway 4. this commute time normally should be at about 47-48 minutes. which is heavy enough. it has more than doubled. what we have is a multicar accident involving a big rig. 67 vehicles. they believe it was started by a wrong way driver that was headed east on the westbound lane. >> the back of reaches all the way into antioch with nearly a 100 minute commute time from here over to hear. >> when you're looking at something like this involving this mini vehicles this is a lot of time? >> in fact kron fours jackie sissel is in route to this because of the big rig involved. >> this was not o
francis celebrated palm sunday today.for a crowd of 250 thousand in rome. the celebration kicks off holy week for christians.leading up to easter, next sunday. today celebrates jesus's return to jerusalem, before his death and resurrection a week later. when pope benedict the 16th resigned, the vatican wanted to act quickly to replace him to ensure a new pope would be in place by easter. >> the pope's palm sunday celebrations come after a historic meeting between him and his predecessor. pope francis arrived at the papal retreat south of rome and was greeted by pope benedict saturday. the two men in white embraced and clasped hands before having lunch together. two popes.face to face-- it's the first such meeting recorded in the history of the catholic church. the only thing we'd ever grown together was a record collection. no. there was that fuzzy stuff on the gouda. [ both ] ugh! when it came to our plants... we were so confused. how much is too much water? too little? until we got miracle-gro moisture control. it does what basic soils don't by absorbing more water, so it's there when
. before the ceremony, pope francis will receive the fisherman's ring made of silver and gold with the image of saint peter. we'll carry the pope's installation mass -- live at one-30 a-m on our 24-seven bay area news channel, that's comcast 193 -- or you can watch it streaming online at kron4-dot-com. >> jacqueline: cloudy but to dry conditions. temperatures are going to take a dive only in the fifties but we will rebound temperatures back on the warmer side. some returns over the bay area but it is too dry to see any rainfall actually hit the ground. there is this moving to the pacific northwest. lighter rain and the futurecast largely dry. and more moderate rainfall over the north bay. this will continue to press to the inland valleys. and it shall reconditions that is what is coming before the main band. and this is the newest computer model. mainly dry conditions. some moderate rainfall through the north bay. spotty shower activity. this will continue with areas of lighter rain and one-half inch of rain fall the north bay hills could get some more. san francisco, the east
- starting with palm sunday. pope francis led his first palm sunday mass in saint peter's square. the week's celebrations come to an end next sunday with easter. ben wedeman has more. >> tens of thousands crammed and to st. peter's square is the beginning of the holy week. the new pope has electrified a plane homily facing the challenges of the young, war weary. let us look are round he said and how many wounds are inflicted on humanity by evil. economic conflict and greed for money which nobody can take with them. as he did before his inauguration polk francis went through st. peter's square without the usual bullet proof plexiglas kissing babies and shaking hands. his security was challenged by his unpredictable ways. later he will break with tradition with a holy thursday ceremony and a juvenile prison. instead of traditional church. he is clearly determined to break tradition. >> passover begins at sundown tomorrow. all over the world, people are gathering to celebrate the holiday that commemorates the jewish people's escape from slavery in egypt. for seven days in israel-and eight day
pope. more than 200,000 people packed st. peter's square on sunday. pulp francis greeted them from the window of the papal are and also came face-to- face with some well-wishers, after leaving batted in brown to meet the following morning mass. some worshipers say they feel that the new pope appears to have a strong connection with the public. >> pulp francis is said to be installed in st. peter's square tomorrow. >> and a reminder we will be bringing you the papal installation like to starting at 130 tomorrow morning. you'll be able to watch it live on our 24/7 news channel, comcast 193 or streaming on kron4.com. >> a live look at the bay bridge toll plaza and current conditions in hayward. 46 degrees should current conditwell, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] call to get u-verse tv sta
about two hours. before the ceremony, pope francis will receive the fisherman's ring made of silver and gold with the image of saint peter. also the "pallium" -- a lamb's wool cloak with five red crosses. we'll carry the pope's installation mass live at one-30 a-m on our 24-seven bay area news channel. that's comcast 193 -- or streaming online at kron4.com. >> the national guard sent two helicopters today to help fight a wildfire that has damaged more than 30 cabins in pigeon forge, tennessee. it's also led to evacuations. it's one of nearly a half dozen brush fires over the past several days. as andrew spencer reports.it's an early start to wildfire season.. >> from the air you can see the scale of the wildfire. house after house after house. up in flames. this is pigeon forge, tennessee. near the great smoky mountains national park. .sunday's fast-moving fire caught both visitors and locals off guard. >> "i just don't know if it's any of our property or not.some of our friends live up that way and i was just concerned about them." there's also concern for those on the front lines.
and i was not let down. >> he wanted to see and understand the needs and st. francis is not taken lightly. >> we are deeply blessed and it is something that is very dear to our hearts. and it is choosing that was central and amazing for us. >> they are hoping that this will be a long-lasting for much needed. >> progressive. >> a great change. i think that we are in for the long haul. >> city hall is lit up with green but high clouds. those will be with us tonight and tomorrow, tuesday. this storm system from the pacific will bring rainfall. in the meantime, temperatures in the 50s. for tonight, we will still continue that high clouds and haze the conditions. tomorrow, scattered low clouds. as we progress towards the afternoon of the sunshine and the clouds will diminish. temperatures will be futurecast at 6:00 a.m.. notice the dark blue in the 40's. as we go through the day 60s in most places. still, some 70's in the north bay valleys in the east bay. as well as the south bay. cooler temperatures in the chance for rainfall. how much we can expect? coming up. >> turkish police arre
packed st. peter's square on sunday. pope francis greeted the offer and the window of the papal apartment also came face-to-face with some well-wishers, after leaving vatican grounds to meet the following out morning mass. sun worshipers said they feel the new pope appears to have a stronger connection with the public. >> the catholic church has had a sense that they were so high now it is too low. he is coming to help us we're happy for that. >> he came out of the church and he was very personable. very connecting with the people. >> pope francis is to be installed in say piers' or tomorrow. we will carry live coverage. it will be early. if you want to watch the papal installation. we will have coverage on our 24/7 news channel, for the lastest news and traffic comcast 193 digital channel 4.2 or watch it live streaming on our web site kron4.com. >> a senior u.s. military official visiting seoul is sending a message to both koreas warning north korea over recent threats and reassuring south korea that military backing will not be heard by a u.s. budget debate. deputy secretary of defense
and hear the new pope. more than 200-thousand people packed saint peter's square on sunday. pope francis greeted them all from the window of the papal apartment and also came face-to-face with some well-wishers, after leaving vatican grounds to meet them following morning mass. some worshippers say that they feel that the new pope appears to have a strong connection with the public. >> some of people are so happy. >> watching that video. they were really connecting to the people. it will be released early. we will bring you live coverage. if you want to get up that early? go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, as well as our facebook and twitter feed. www.kron4.com 6:19 installed in saint peters bringing the "papal installation" live to you starting at 1:30 tomorrow morning. a senior u.s. military official visiting seoul is sending a message to both koreas: warning north korea over recent threats and reassuring south korea that military backing won't be hurt by a u.s. budget debate. deputy secretary of defense ashton carter told reporters that the north's threats would o
's square. and is expected to last about two hours. before the ceremony, pope francis will receive the fisherman's ring. made of silver and gold with the image of saint peter. we'll carry the pope's installation mass live -- at one-30 a-m on our 24- seven bay area news channel, comcast 193. or you can watch it streaming online at kron4.com. first soda -- now cigarettes. new york city mayor michael bloomberg is targeting tobacco sales. he wants to require stores to keep tobacco products out of sight unless an adult is buying something.or employees are restocking. the goal is to crack down on young people smoking. the proposal would also ban selling tobacco products at a discount. there would also be tougher penalties.. >> "what we're trying to do is continue the record reduction in smoking. in new york city we brought smoking among teenagers down from 18-percent to 8- percent, but the bad news is for the last three years it's sort of stagnated at that level. and smoking is going to kill these kids." >> a bill is expected to be introduced to the city council wednesday. bloomberg's la
light on how american catholics feel about pope francis and catholic doctrine. the c n n o r c international survey found that 84 percent of american catholics approved of his selection as pope. it also found, that three-quarters of american catholics say this there are more likely to follow their " own " conscious on difficult moral questions that the teachings of the pope. 19 want stricter policies toward sexual abuse committed by a priest. nearly three courter said that france's should allow catholics to use birth control. 64 percent said the pope should allow priests to marry. nearly six intense say that he should allow women to become a priest. >> the super bowl could be coming to santa clara in 2016. but before that even is a possibility the nfl is demanding things from the bay area. kron4 will tran is live in santa clara with details. >> they will decide whether or not they will up the hotel fees and whether not they will change the services that they would be for the super bowl. if this happens that will present this to the nfl to see whether or not may 22nd if miami or
meeting between a pope and his predecessor today. pope francis arrived at the papal retreat in south of rome and was greeted by pope benedict. the two men in white embraced and clasped hands before having lunch together. two popes.face to face-- it's the first such meeting recorded in the history of the catholic church. the pentagon says the u-s and the afghanistan government have finalized an agreement to transfer the parwan detention facility to afghan control. transfer of the facility is critical to the ongoing effort to shift control of the country's security to the afghans. it is also important as the u.s. and allies move toward the full withdrawal of combat troops by the end of 2014. >> former pakistani president pervez musharraf says he doesn't fear arrest despite facing criminal charges and promises to return to his homeland on sunday. the former president has been in exile for more than four years and is returning to pakistan to take part in upcoming elections. in addition to legal problems.he is also facing the taliban's threats to assassinate him if he sets foot in the cou
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